Tag Archives: Gathers and ruffles with Janome

Sew4Home Mini Tips – Gathering by Machine

The primary reason to gather is to add fullness and shape in fabric that is otherwise flat. Your gathers can be tight and frilly or loose and billowy. Along the raw edge of fabric, you might be creating a ruffle that will … Continue reading

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Create gathers quickly, easily and evenly with the Janome Gathering foot

For those who’ve been sewing garments for a number of years, do you remember seeing the following directions? “Sew two parallel rows of long basting stitches, then carefully pull the threads while adjusting the fabric to create even gathers.” Did … Continue reading

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Janome foot of the month: Janome Gathering foot

We have pointed you in the direction of a very useful and beautifully presented website many times: http://www.sew4home.com. We will do this again today. There is a very good tutorial on sewing gathers by machine which covers many different gathering … Continue reading

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